Vimeo has launched a dedicated camera for its new Vime Live platform, introducing Mevo Plus, price tag $500.

Mevo Plus boasts a 12.4-megapixel 4K sensor that can capture video in 3840 x 2160 resolution at 30fps.

What’s more, iOS apps can be used to run real-time face recognition via the iPhone’s camera. Video can be recorded to the camera directly or streamed via ethernet, WiFi or LTE.

The Mevo Plus will replace the original Mevo, which is being phased out. Mevo Plus is designed for use with Vimeo’s new Vimeo Live platform, launched in September, and aimed at professional users.

Other features of the Mevo Plus include a 16:9 aspect ratio, 150-degree field of view and one-hour battery life.

Mevo Plus – Livestream like a Pro from Mevo Camera on Vimeo.

While the Mevo Plus is priced $500, the original Mevo price tag has decreased to $300. Vimeo is also offering a Mevo Plus Pro Bundle for $800 that includes a stand, case, tripod and Mevo Boost.

Click here for more details on the Mevo Plus.

Via DPReview, Venture Beat

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